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Ocean View Tourist Guest House

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   122,( old number 104) Lewis Place, Negombo 1500, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #20 of 89 Negombo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Faro, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Negomo is for most travellers a place to stay 1 day at arrival while planning the visit throw the island or before leaving due to the close distance to the airport. The beach is average but there areplenty of good restaurants and guests houses of all kinds. I planned to stay 2 weeks and I was lucky to find this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for one night on arriving in Sri Lanka. Pluses: Room clean and simple (they did put some balloons up as it was our honeymoon) You could see the sea (just through the trees) Great location, near beach and airport Good mosquito nets The driver they employ was very good (he took us to Kandy and was, friendly, knowledgable... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and cozy, really beautiful. Would always reccomend it! It is really clean, the service is great, it's peaceful and I had a really great night sleep there. Then you have some great shakes and you really feel at home.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We came to Ocean View straight from our flight and stayed 2 nights here at the start of our trip and 1 night at the end. It was a great introduction to Sri Lanka with the beach just a few minutes walk away, lots to do in town and the airport close by. The rooms are clean and modern with... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed in Ocean View Guest House for two nights. We really enjoyed our stay! The rooms are very clean and the location is perfect. The staff is extremely helpfull, kind and professional. The owner Mark is super friendly and knowledgable. We used the airport pick-up service (guesthouse is only 15 min. away from the airport) as well as the... More

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Taif, Saudi Arabia
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15 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This was the first stay in Sri Lanka. I am glad to have chosen Ocean View. It was a short 15-20 minute ride from the airport to the guest house. It is close by a few restaurants and other businesses. The check-in was quick and easy. I was shown directly to my room. I had an A/C room on the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Hot shower, a clean and comfortable room and a friendly welcome. The owner was very helpful imparting local knowledge and helping arrange transport to Kandy. I may just swing by before leaving Sri Lanka

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MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your very good review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you again for your valuable time spending to write it and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come to our beautiful country. More

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Clean, comfortable rooms with hot showers and extremely friendly service. Provided an extra mattress for our room free of charge. Good value for money in comparison to other guesthouses in the area. Allowed us to store baggage before our flight with complimentary use of a washroom and shower. Would definitely stay here again.

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MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your very good review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you again for your valuable time spending to write it and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come to our beautiful country. More

London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Quite noisy for sleeping once the traffic starts in the morning (and it starts early!). Breakfast was fairly average; didn't feel that we were made particularly welcome or given much information considering it was our first day in Sri Lanka.

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MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest House, responded to this review

Dear guest thank you for your feed back. I was really sad to hear about your experience. Our road is not a very busy road normally, it is not a main highway to any ware. but on the day you stayed it was the day that Sri Lankan cricket team won the T20 world cup against India and people celebrating... More

Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We booked ahead to make sure as we were going to the airport from Negombo and wanted to make sure we had a taxi sorted as we flew at 4am and I didnt want to haggling at this time of the day! Rooms were clean, nice balcony/garden, staff were helpful, the taxi was perfect, prices very good.

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MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your very good review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you again for your valuable time spending to write it and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come to our beautiful country. More

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Additional Information about Ocean View Tourist Guest House

Address: 122,( old number 104) Lewis Place, Negombo 1500, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean View Tourist Guest House 2*
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